Athol Police Log: March 12

Published: 3/13/2019 1:03:36 PM

4:09 a.m. — Winter parking ban violation tickets issued on Ridge Avenue, Marble and Allen streets, and Park Avenue.

6:06 a.m. — Warrant served, Silver Lake Street. Jamie Lee Bunker, 30, of Silver Lake Street, arrested on charges of possession of a Class A drug, and fugitive from justice on court warrant.

8:14 a.m. — Request for welfare check, Morton Meadows. Made contact; party fine.

8:52 a.m. — Ambulance to School Street for 72-year-old male who fell; not hurt.

9:15 a.m. — Report of cable in road, School Street. Left message with Spectrum. Cable wire was tied up higher to keep it out of the way until Spectrum can reattach to the house.

9:27 a.m. — Ambulance to Main Street; school nurse reporting male party fell and hit his head multiple times on the stairs. Transported to Athol Hospital.

9:31 a.m. — Green Street caller states husband is texting Q5 threats while she is at work. Transported to Athol Hospital.

9:36 a.m. — Green Street, medical emergency. Athol Fire cleared, not needed.

9:58 a.m. — Parties in the lobby on behalf of their friends to report fraud and larceny, South Main Street. Under investigation.

10:19 a.m. — South Main Street party inquiring as to what to do with belongings of another party. Advised of options.

10:59 a.m — Report of male rummaging through wood pile, Harrison Street. Sent on way.

2:13 p.m. — Report of vehicle all over the road, Partridgeville Road. Officers will be on the lookout (BOLO).

2:28 p.m. — Crescent Street party reporting car passed him and was yelling at him. Negative contact.

2:40 p.m. — Stevens Street party stated e isn’t sure if he lost his bicycle helmet or it was stolen sometime since yesterday. Black with red lettering.

2:47 p.m. — Medical emergency, Exchange Street. Assisted Athol Fire Department with a 16-year-old male who jumped into the river next to the police station. Section 12 done on male.

3:13 p.m. — Assisted with traffic at School Street for semi needing assistance turning around, who cannot make it under the bridge.

3:13 p.m. — Assisted other agency, Department of Children and Families, with removal from Silver Lake Street. No issues.

3:16 p.m. — Shore Drive caller requesting officer for her downstairs neighbor who is freaking out because she doesn’t have any cigarettes. Officer spoke with both parties and advised to stay in separate rooms tonight.

3:43 p.m. — Caller requests assistance in getting her son’s guitar back from Cottage Street address.

3:51 p.m. — Report of someone rummaging through the dumpster, Main street. Caller would like them gone. Located party in dumpster on the phone, stating she was having a private conversation. Sent on way.

5:02 p.m. — Templeton Police Department requests BOLO, Exchange Street, for well being check.

5:43 p.m. — Caller states her mother has her daughter and she sent someone to go and pick her up and her mother is not letting her daughter leave, Marble Street.

5:58 p.m. — Pleasant Street caller asked to speak with officer about people using ATVs, snowmobiles and hunting equipment on her property, and taking her No Trespassing signs down. Advised to call the Environmental Police, and if possible, she could block the trails on her property.

6:21 p.m. — Ridge Road, party stating his daughter’s mother is there to pick up the daughter and she is intoxicated.

7:46 p.m. — South Main Street caller reporting shoplifter. Male party ran out of store, said “bye guys” and took off in a black four door sedan heading toward McDonald’s. Unsure what/of something was taken, but due to attire, it appeared something was under his jacket. Will contact owner tomorrow and advise.

7:52 p.m. — 911 caller reporting party is calling for help, Hapgood and Sanders Street. At 7:56 another call for party running down the street yelling for help that his stomach hurts. Ambulance dispatched.

8 p.m. — DFC requesting police assistance to go to a Marble Street residence to speak with family.

8:03 p.m. — Party reporting chimney fire, South Athol Road; heavy smoke and fire showing. According to Chief Joseph Guarnera, the fire was contained to the lining of the chimney and did not extend into the house. It was quickly extinguished.

9:22 p.m. — Suspicious occupied vehicle, Reservoir Drive. Officer spoke with operator who was playing on her phone and parked because she was tired from driving.

11:13 p.m. — Party calling for wellness check on male party nodding off in store, Main Street. Officer spoke with male subject and it was determined he was having a medical issue; ambulance requested.

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